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Rhodochorton implicatum Drew 1928

Publication details
Rhodochorton implicatum Drew 1928: 190, pl. 46, figs 76-78

Published in: Drew, K.M. (1928). A revision of the genera Chantransia, Rhodocorton and Acrochaetium with descriptions of the marine species of Rhodochorton (Naeg.) gen. emend. on the Pacific coast of North America. University of California Publications in Botany 14: 139-224, pls 37-48.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Rhodochorton is Rhodochorton purpureum (Lightfoot) Rosenvinge.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Acrochaetium vagum (K.M.Drew) C.-C.Jao

Type information
Neotype locality: Moss Beach, San Mateo County, California (Drew 1928: 190). Type: Gardner, no. 4799; March; endophytic in Halosaccion glandiforme. Herb. Univ. Calif. 294549 (Drew 1928: 190).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), entangled, entwined, interwoven, interlaced (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Garbary, D.J. (1987). The Acrochaetiaceae (Rhodophyta): an annotated bibliography. Bibliotheca Phycologica 77: 1-267, 2 tables.

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